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Fisher&Paykel Icon+ Smiley face?
#1
Hi~

I use the Fisher&Paykel Icon+ I've had it around a month. I noticed a smiley face icon appeared on the top of the display window. I looked in the book and googled and can not figure out what it means. I will call the place tomorrow if it's important but I'm super curious about it now.

Thanks for any answers :-)
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#2
Which icon+ do you have? Novo, premo, or auto? I haven't noticed it on mine yet.
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#3
Its the Icon+ auto (Sorry just looked at it)
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#4
It may have something to do with compliance. I remember seeing a smiley in the settings but I can't remember where.
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#5
Hi LuckyDucky9,
WELCOME! to the forum.!
Hang in there for answers to your question and much success to you with your CPAP therapy.
trish6hundred
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#6
Either compliance or leaks. Probably nothing to do with having a good AHI. Would be nice if it was, though.
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#7
Hi LuckyDucky
I asked Lincare (where I got my machine) it's telling you the machine is properly working and no leaks.

Linda
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(03-24-2015, 10:15 AM)shortyd Wrote: Hi LuckyDucky
I asked Lincare (where I got my machine) it's telling you the machine is properly working and no leaks.

Linda

Awesome! Thanks for asking for me. I figured it was something good :-)
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Welcome to the board. You will find a lot of great and helpful information here.
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#10
Lincare is wrong as usual! Never believe what a DME tells you, they seem to be the least informed people I have ever dealt with.

I have been using the Icon for years, two different versions, I have the clinical manual and it clearly states that the Smiley face is for compliance only, that's why you did not see it until thirty days had past. It's set to standard insurance definition of compliance.
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